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Title: He Walked Around the Horses Title Record # 56179
Author: H. Beam Piper
Date: 1948-04-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: novelette
Series: Paratime Police
Webpages: librivox.org, Wikipedia-EN
Language: English
Synopsis: A documented case of a diplomat's disappearance in 1809 is postulated as a slip into a parallel universe where Benedict Arnold died at the Battle of Quebec, leading to Napoleon never rising to power; the events in that universe of the diplomat's appearance are portrayed as a series of letters and reports.
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Other Titles

Translations
Year Language Title
1959Translator: Bruno Fonzi
Italian Passò intorno ai cavalli
1982Translated by Brigitte Cirla
French A l'instant où il contourna les cheveaux...
1983Translated by Alain Rague
French L'homme qui apparut
1984Translated by Eva Malsch
German Er ging um die Pferde herum
1984Translated by Lore Straßl.
German Der Mann, der um die Pferde herumging
2006 Italian Girò Intorno Ai Cavalli

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
Astounding Science Fiction, April 1948 1948-04-00 ed. John W. Campbell, Jr. Street & Smith Publications, Inc.   $0.25 164
digest?Digest-size magazine, including both standard digest size, at about 7" by 4.5", and also large digest, such as recent issues of Asimov's, which are about 8.25" by 5.125".
mag Bonestell Checkmark
World of Wonder 1951-08-00 ed. Fletcher Pratt Twayne Publishers   $3.95 445
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Herbstman Checkmark
World of Wonder 1951-10-00 ed. Fletcher Pratt Twayne Publishers   $3.95 445
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Herbstman Checkmark
Best SF Three: Science Fiction Stories 1958-06-00 ed. Edmund Crispin Faber and Faber   15/- 224
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Le Meraviglie del possibile: Antologia della fantascienza 1959-11-10 ed. Carlo Fruttero, Sergio Solmi Einaudi   3,000 Lit xx+
554
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Checkmark
Aspects of Science Fiction 1959-11-30 ed. G. D. Doherty John Murray   8/- 218
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Checkmark
Best SF Three: Science Fiction Stories 1959-12-00 ed. Edmund Crispin Faber and Faber   15/- 224
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Peter Curl Checkmark
Best SF Three 1960-09-00 ed. Edmund Crispin The Science Fiction Book Club (UK) 46 5/6 224
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth C. W. Bacon Checkmark
Best SF Three 1962-00-00 ed. Edmund Crispin Faber and Faber   6/- 224
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
anth Checkmark
Best SF Three 1963-00-00 ed. Edmund Crispin Faber and Faber   6/- 224
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
anth Checkmark
Best SF Three 1967-00-00 ed. Edmund Crispin Faber and Faber   6/- 224
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
anth Checkmark
Aspects of Science Fiction 1968-00-00 ed. G. D. Doherty John Murray (The Albemarle Library for Schools #4) 0-7195-0322-1   218
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Checkmark
A Science Fiction Argosy 1972-03-00 ed. Damon Knight Simon & Schuster 0-671-21126-9 $9.95 828
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Wendell Minor Checkmark
A Science Fiction Argosy 1972-05-00 ed. Damon Knight Simon & Schuster / SFBC 2710 $3.98 xii+
819
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Wendell Minor Checkmark
A Science Fiction Argosy 1973-04-00 ed. Damon Knight Gollancz 0-575-01520-9 £ 832
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Space Mail 1980-07-00 ed. Isaac Asimov, Martin H. Greenberg, Joseph Olander Fawcett Crest 0-449-24312-5 $2.50 416
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
anth John Berkey Checkmark
Isaac Asimov's Science Fiction Treasury 1981-03-00 ed. Isaac Asimov, Martin Greenberg, Joseph Olander Bonanza Books / Crown Publishers 0-517-33635-9 $6.98 786
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Don Dixon Checkmark
Paratime 1981-08-00 H. Beam Piper Ace Books 0-441-65169-0 $2.75 295
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
coll Michael Whelan Checkmark
The Golden Age of Science Fiction 1981-10-00 ed. Kingsley Amis Hutchinson 0-09-145770-X £6.95 370
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Checkmark
Space Mail 1982-00-00 ed. Isaac Asimov, Martin H. Greenberg, Joseph Olander Fawcett Crest 0-449-24312-5 $2.95 416
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
anth  
Orbites, #3 1982-09-15 ed. Daniel Riche Néo 2-7304-0163-6 F39.00 196
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
mag Luc Cornillon Checkmark
Paratime 1982-12-00 H. Beam Piper Ace Books 0-441-65170-4 $2.95 295
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
coll Checkmark
The Golden Age of Science Fiction 1983-00-00 ed. Kingsley Amis Penguin Books 0-14-006382-X £2.95 365
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
anth Mick Brownfield Checkmark
Paratime 1983-05-00 H. Beam Piper Ace Books 0-441-65170-4 $2.95 295
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
coll Checkmark
The Great Science Fiction Stories Volume 10, 1948 1983-08-00 ed. Isaac Asimov, Martin H. Greenberg DAW Books (DAW Collectors #543) 0-87997-854-6 $3.50 287
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
anth Robert Andre Checkmark
The Great Science Fiction Stories Volume 10, 1948 1983-08-00 ed. Isaac Asimov, Martin H. Greenberg DAW Books / New American Library of Canada 0-87997-854-6 $3.50 287
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
anth Robert Andre Checkmark
Histoires de la quatrième dimension 1983-11-00 ed. Jacques Goimard, Demètre Ioakimidis, Gérard Klein Le Livre de Poche (La grande anthologie de la Science-Fiction #3783) 2-253-03295-6   413
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
anth Philippe Adamov Checkmark
Aspects of Science Fiction 1984-00-00 ed. G. D. Doherty John Murray 0-7195-2215-3   218
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
anth Checkmark
Sternenpost: 3. Zustellung 1984-03-00 ed. Isaac Asimov, Martin H. Greenberg, Joseph Olander Moewig (Playboy Science Fiction #6735) 3-8118-6735-0 DM 5.80 176
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
anth Carl Lundgren Checkmark
Parazeit 1984-06-00 H. Beam Piper Moewig (Utopia Classics #66) 3-8118-5012-1 DM 5.80 160
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
coll Tony Roberts Checkmark
The Golden Years of Science Fiction: Fifth Series 1985-00-00 ed. Isaac Asimov, Martin H. Greenberg Bonanza Books / Crown Publishers 0-517-47566-9 $6.98 641
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Romas Checkmark
Paratime 1986-09-00 H. Beam Piper Ace Books 0-441-65171-2 $2.95 295
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
coll  
Alternative Histories 1986-12-00 ed. Martin H. Greenberg, Charles G. Waugh Garland Publishing (Garland Reference Library of the Humanities #623) 0-8240-8659-7 $19.95 363
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth M. C. Escher Checkmark
The Complete Paratime 2001-03-00 H. Beam Piper Ace Books 0-441-00801-1 $15.00 424
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
omni Dave Dorman Checkmark
The Complete Paratime 2001-06-00 H. Beam Piper Ace Books / SFBC 0-7394-1803-3 $11.98 424
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
omni Dave Dorman Checkmark
Crossroads of Destiny 2006-00-00 H. Beam Piper Wildside Press 1-55742-952-9 $12.95 128
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
coll Checkmark
Isaac Asimov's Science Fiction Treasury 2006-03-07 ed. Isaac Asimov, Martin Greenberg, Joseph Olander Gramercy Books 0-517-33635-9 $11.99 786
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
He Walked Around the Horses 2006-07-11 H. Beam Piper Project Gutenberg 18807    
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
chap Checkmark
Urania #1514 2006-09-00 ed. Giuseppe Lippi Arnoldo Mondadori Editore 1514 €3.60 332
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
mag Victor Togliani  
Short Science Fiction Collection 026 2009-09-13 ed. LibriVox LibriVox      
digital audio download?Digital recording in any format that is downloaded directly from the Internet. This category includes podcasts.
anth  
He Walked Around the Horses 2010-07-12 H. Beam Piper Fili-Quarian Classics   $9.99 24
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
chap  
Paratime!: Collected Paratime Stories 2010-10-13 H. Beam Piper Wildside Press 978-1-4344-0889-1 $7.99 260
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
coll  
He Walked Around the Horses 2011-03-24 H. Beam Piper Amazon Digital Services      
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
chap  
Short Stories of H. Beam Piper 2011-10-10 H. Beam Piper CreateSpace 978-1-4664-1972-8 $24.99 394
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
coll  
The H. Beam Piper Megapack 2013-03-07 H. Beam Piper Wildside Press (Megapack) 978-1-4344-4694-7 $0.99 2544
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
omni Checkmark
The Horse Story Megapack: 25 Exciting Equine Tales, Old and New 2013-08-10 ed. Mary Wickizer Burgess, Robert Reginald Wildside Press (Megapack) 978-1-4794-0141-3 $0.99 582
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
anth Checkmark
He Walked Around the Horses 2016-01-14 H. Beam Piper Chasma Press 978-1-5183-7019-9 $0.99  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
chap  
The Great Science Fiction Stories Volume 10, 1948 date unknown ed. Isaac Asimov, Martin H. Greenberg DAW Books 0-87997-854-6 $3.50 287
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
anth Robert Andre Checkmark
The Great Science Fiction Stories Volume 10, 1948 date unknown ed. Isaac Asimov, Martin H. Greenberg DAW Books 0-87997-854-6 $3.50 287
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
anth Robert Andre Checkmark
Isaac Asimov's Science Fiction Treasury date unknown ed. Isaac Asimov, Martin Greenberg, Joseph Olander Bonanza Books / Crown Publishers 0-517-33635-9 $6.98 786
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Don Dixon Checkmark
Isaac Asimov's Science Fiction Treasury date unknown ed. Isaac Asimov, Martin Greenberg, Joseph Olander Gramercy Books 0-517-33635-9 $11.99 786
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Checkmark
He Walked Around the Horses date unknown H. Beam Piper manybooks.net 14187    
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
chap  
Isaac Asimov's Science Fiction Treasury date unknown ed. Isaac Asimov, Martin Greenberg, Joseph Olander Gramercy Books 0-517-33635-9   786
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Checkmark
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